Imager is the beginning of a whole new fantasy in a whole new magical world from the bestselling creator of Recluce. Although Rhennthyl is the son of a leading. The Imager Porfolio is a bestselling and innovative epic fantasy series from L. E. Modesitt, Jr. that RT Book Reviews says “shines with engrossing characters. Imager by LE Modesitt Jr. Imager book cover. logo logo. Rating / Heavy on characters with a strong sense of morality.
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Imager is the first book in the Imager Portfolio series by L.
The political intrigue was interesting as well. He should have, too. View all 8 comments. Dec 07, Ron rated it liked it Shelves: Imagr usual, extensive meditations on the ethics of the protagonist’s various actions are included, showing as always various shades of gray.
I’m adding the next book to my wish list.
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Still in the mood for secondary world fantasy I tried a bunch of books and imagger series attracted my attention; I absolutely loved both books published so far with Rhenn a great character and the novel a true immersive experience.
Wellspring of Chaos The Saga of Recluce 12 8. Crydee, a frontier outpost in the Kingdom of the Isles. In fact, The Imager Collegium plays an integral modesiyt in keeping the political situation balanced by protecting the Council who runs the countryand resolving situations in a discreet fashion that allows the status quo to continue.
The world is built beautifully with lots of attention to detail. Every meal, location, distance, and outfit was considered, and I love that kind attention to detail, I really do; but without creativity to back it up, it’s just not very interesting. Jul 10, Kevin rated it it was amazing. But for some reason I loved this book.
This happens in the Recluce series, too. I recommend it especially for artists and lovers of intellectual fiction. I need to mention I won modseitt book in Goodreads Giveaways. If you like ethical and philosophical exercises, and can see the merit of a book driven by a subtle plot, than feel free to read this book.
The Imager Portfolio
It’s a recipe that works remarkably well. I heard more about food in these 1. I found Modesitt’s writing style to be very fluid and his descriptive phrases at once thorough and precise. This is a great work from an accomplished author.
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The boss and his nasty son treated Rhen as little more than a slave and cheated him of his wages as well. Of course, arrangements like providing certain rare ores and other expensive materials might have something to do with that too. Right from the start, three things concerned me — the narrator voice was too flat, there is not so much as an ounce of humor, and the story was told from first person perspective.
The main protagonist is gifted with abilities, quickly finds mentors who guide him, and starts rising in rank as action increases.
The Imager Portfolio Series
Pacing is another problem. When Rhennthyl joins the Collegium he gets trained at a rapid pace.
While some of the discussions brought some very interesting and very modern points like about people that see everything in black and white discussions modesiht advantages of democracy gradually started sounding first annoying, then as preaching, and finally as pure propaganda.
The Imager series has actually made it onto my short list of favorites.
Most readers care less about his philosophy than his characters and story. Et aussi sans doute une des plus lente. They come in 2 forms. Et ils sont assez mal vus. Worth look, especially if you like previous books by L. Imaher I liked the spy novel-esque vibe, this book is probably a bit more political than I like my reading to be, with a focus on the tangled situations between various governments, the one in which this book is set, and nations that they danced around conflicts with.